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Alert:

9/17/14, 4:59 PM -

Expect minor traffic delays from the Fall Classic 5K Sunday, Sept. 21 between 9-11:30 a.m., at Sidney St. and corner of Franklin St.
Sidney St will be closed from Green St to Pacific St from 9-11:30 a.m. See route details.

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  • 10:00 AM, September 20, 2014

    Free Public Shredding Day

    Residents can to safely dispose of unwanted records and documents

  • 11:00 AM, September 20, 2014

    Curiosity Day at the Cambridge Public Library

    Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, WGBH, The World’s Only Curious George Store, and the Cambridge Public Library invite you to a free, fun-filled family event. Meet Curious George and the Man with the Yellow Hat. Sing “Happy Birthday” to Curious George at noon. Story readings, songs, and arts-and-crafts

  • 11:00 AM, September 20, 2014

    Danehy Park Family Day

    Enjoy a fun-filled day of children's amusement rides, arts and crafts, music and roving performers and much more.

  • 11:00 AM, September 20, 2014

    Danehy Park Family Day

    Enjoy a fun-filled day of children's amusement rides, arts and crafts, music and roving performers, plus free hot dogs, chips, sodas and T-shirts while supplies last! Check out performances throughout the day at the children's stage

  • 5:30 PM, September 22, 2014

    Avon Hill NCD Commission Meeting

    Avon Hill NCD Commission Meeting

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What's New in Cambridge

  • Cambridge City Hall

    2014 Citizen Survey

    In its ongoing efforts to identify ways to better serve the community, the City of Cambridge will be conducting its biennial Citizen Survey Sept. 8-26.

  • BWorkshop

    Affordable Rental & Homeownership Programs Info. Session Sept. 18

    Learn about the City's affordable rental and homeownership programs Thursday, Sept. 18, 6-8 p.m., at Lincoln Way Community Room, 100 Lincoln Way, Cambridge.

  • Cambridge Shred Day

    Free Public Shredding Day Saturday Sept. 20

    Residents can safely dispose of unwanted records and documents at a free public shredding event Saturday, Sept. 20, from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m., in front of Central Square Post Office, 770 Mass. Ave., Cambridge.

  • Cambridge Discovery Day

    Cambridge Discovery Day Historical Tours Saturday, Sept. 20

    Explore Cambridge on this day-long program of free tours and events throughout the city. Participation is easy: pick your tours, meet experienced guides at the starting locations – and off you go.

  • Repair Cafe

    Cambridge Repair Cafe Event Sept. 27

    Do you have a chair with a loose leg, a toaster that no longer works, or even a sweater with moth holes? Don't throw it away. You can repair it at Cambridge Repair Café Saturday, Sept. 27, 10am-2pm, at Cambridge Community Center, 5 Callender St.

  • Cambridge City Hall

    Vacancies on Cambridge Boards and Commissions

    The City of Cambridge encourages involvement by residents in the decision-making process through participation on various volunteer boards and commissions. Currently, we are seeking to fill a vacancy on the Cambridge Conservation Commission.

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    City Installing New LED Streetlights

    Over the coming months, Cambridge residents will start to see the old style streetlights systematically replaced with new LED lights.

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Visiting City Hall

Cambridge City Hall

795 Massachusetts Ave
Cambridge MA, 02139
Ph: 617-349-4000
TTY: 617-349-4242

Hours of Service

Monday: 8:30am-8pm
Tuesday-Thursday: 8:30am-5pm
Friday: 8:30am-12pm

Richard C. Rossi
City Manager

Lisa C. Peterson
Deputy City Manager